Having problems with your Gateway M255-E Notebook ?

Can't find CMOS battery

\015 Got a blue screen. Page error in non-page area. Shut down, and now will not start-up.\015\012\015\012No boot screen, no bios, \015\012no change in screen: it remains black.\015\012The power light comes on and stays solid. The peripheral and hard drive access lights come on for a second, then go off for good.\015\012\015\012Research indicates possible causes: 1) corrupted CMOS; 2) bad hard drive, bad memory; 3) bad motherboard; 4) bad processor.\015\012\015\012Motherboard was replaced in June last year (I still have old one, which is still good) as was hard drive.\015

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Try booting up with a different operating system from your CD drive.

You can try Ubuntu 9.04 wich has a full operating system in a CD. you can even connect to the internet from this CD.

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